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Sher Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Sher is often complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Sher may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

Sher Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Sher come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Sher come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".

Sher Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Sher were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Sher. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Sher last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Sher transform in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages over time.

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